Early Childhood Professionals in Step Up To Quality rated programs must obtain PD certificate by June 30, 2019.
Schools are preparing for kindergarten registration events and families are learning about kindergarten entrance requirements and options. The Office of Early Learning and School Readiness provides resources and tools for educators, families and children who are getting ready for kindergarten.
On April 24th, colleagues from the Office of Early Learning and School Readiness and The Centers for Families and Children presented at the 2nd Annual Ohio Early Childhood Mental Health Conference. The title of the session was Ohio’s Statewide Data: Preparing Ohio’s Children for Kindergarten Readiness. Presenters included Amy Parker, Jennifer Perkins, Elizabeth Sailer, Ed.D., Margie Spino, Ph.D., Christina Tomazinis, and Tonya Thompson.
The Ohio Department of Education joined thousands of Ohio students last fall to celebrate R.J. Palacio’s Wonder and the release of the theatrical adaptation of her best-selling novel.